Terry Stuart

Chief Innovation Officer, Deloitte Canada


Mr. Stuart is Deloitte Canada’s Chief Innovation Officer, a core member of the firm’s Global Innovation Network. Terry is leading Deloitte Canada’s Innovation Strategy and is a member of Deloitte’s Global Innovation Network. Terry also leads Deloitte’s Financial Services Consulting Practice in Canada.In 1997, Terry helped create DC.Com, the Deloitte North American E-business practice with centres in Toronto, New York and San Francisco. DC.Com helped traditional clients take advantage of leading edge internet technologies. Terry has written about and spoken on major issues affecting the technology sector of financial services industry.

In his Chief Innovation Officer Role, Terry is responsible for helping Deloitte create new solutions and offerings across their core services such as Audit, Enterprise Risk, Consulting, Tax and Financial Advisory. In addition, Terry and his team assist other clients in creating, assessing and optimizing their Innovation Programs including services such as: Innovation Program Creation, Innovation Program Assessment and Benchmarking, Incubation Cluster Creation, Innovation Culture Assessment, Co-Ideation, Ecosystem Management. Terry has assisted clients in several industries to develop and optimize their innovation programs. Terry has also done significant work in the Not for Profit sector. Terry’s work has ranged from establishing an Ecommerce Strategy for the United Way of Toronto to implementing an Online Donation System (United Way at Work) to developing a Social Media Strategy for Sheena’s Place. Terry led the creation of the Deloitte Habitat Adventure, a social innovation initiative in collaboration with Habitat for Humanity that helped build homes in Sao Paulo, Brazil and develop Deloitte leaders. Terry is frequently called upon to speak at various conferences on innovation, productivity in Canada and the issues affecting the technology sector of the financial services industry.

Terry has an International Baccalaureate from the United World College of the Alantic in Wales and Bachelor of Applied Science in Engineering from the University of Waterloo. Prior to joining Deloitte, at Accenture Terry was an Associate Partner for FSI Technology.

Terry Stuart